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    Default TEE and CABG

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    I was wondering if anybody can tell me if I can bill

    93318 - Echocardiography, transesophageal (TEE) for monitoring purposes, including probe placement, real time 2-dimensional image acquisition and interpretation leading to ongoing (continuous) assessment of (dynamically changing) cardiac pumping function and to therapeutic measures on an immediate time basis

    along with 33533 - CABG, 1 arterial graft? Both were done by the same provider. Thank you.

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    Default Did you ever find this out?

    Did you ever find out if the TEE for monitoring could be billed with the CABG?

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